The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 33 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 505 569 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.13% 6.29% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.81% 8.65% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 349 309
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 9
Average hourly rate £23.25 £27.50 £22.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.45% +24.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.67 £20.55 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £133.50 £51.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.13 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.78% +7.69%
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7415 6578 5721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.33% 72.71% 71.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4123 3588 2901
Average daily rate £395 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 272 287
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £26.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -1.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.53 £12.52 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -11 126 £400 -5.88% 17
Hampshire -4 92 £375 -6.25% 26
Buckinghamshire -3 80 £400 - 14
Oxfordshire -1 66 £450 +18.42% 8
Surrey -19 65 £400 -3.03% 10
West Sussex -22 30 £400 +6.66% 9
Kent -2 19 £375 +4.16% 8
East Sussex -13 9 £419 +28.84% 2
Middlesex +5 6 £400 +10.34% 1
Sussex +2 6 £475 -
Home Counties - - - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 590 (55.40%) Project Management
2 291 (27.32%) Finance
3 249 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 236 (22.16%) ITIL
5 200 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
6 191 (17.93%) PMI Certification
7 187 (17.56%) MS Project
8 166 (15.59%) Microsoft
9 165 (15.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 154 (14.46%) Telecoms
11 141 (13.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 140 (13.15%) MS Excel
13 136 (12.77%) Security Cleared
14 123 (11.55%) PMP
15 119 (11.17%) Change Management
15 119 (11.17%) MS Office
16 111 (10.42%) SC Cleared
17 98 (9.20%) Risk Management
18 93 (8.73%) Programme Management
19 89 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
20 82 (7.70%) PMI
21 78 (7.32%) Project Planning
22 76 (7.14%) Degree
23 73 (6.85%) Migration
24 71 (6.67%) PRINCE
25 70 (6.57%) Service Delivery
26 69 (6.48%) SharePoint
27 68 (6.38%) MS Visio
28 65 (6.10%) Windows
29 62 (5.82%) Change Control

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 69 (6.48%) SharePoint
2 10 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (0.85%) CMS
3 9 (0.85%) MS Project Server
4 7 (0.66%) MS Exchange
4 7 (0.66%) WebSphere
4 7 (0.66%) Lync
5 4 (0.38%) IIS
6 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.19%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.19%) Drupal
7 2 (0.19%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.094%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.094%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.094%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.094%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.094%) Alfresco
Applications
1 187 (17.56%) MS Project
2 140 (13.15%) MS Excel
3 119 (11.17%) MS Office
4 68 (6.38%) MS Visio
5 40 (3.76%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.28%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.094%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.094%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.66%) SAP CRM
3 5 (0.47%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (0.38%) assyst
4 4 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.094%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.094%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.094%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.094%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.094%) SAP CS
7 1 (0.094%) SAP Retail
7 1 (0.094%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.094%) Agresso
7 1 (0.094%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.094%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.094%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.85%) SaaS
2 3 (0.28%) PaaS
2 3 (0.28%) Office 365
2 3 (0.28%) IaaS
3 1 (0.094%) Yammer
3 1 (0.094%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (3.85%) Firewall
2 31 (2.91%) WAN
3 28 (2.63%) LAN
4 23 (2.16%) 3G
5 20 (1.88%) Radio Access Network
6 17 (1.60%) MPLS
7 15 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (1.31%) 4G
9 13 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (1.22%) 2G
9 13 (1.22%) VPN
10 12 (1.13%) Internet
11 11 (1.03%) Ethernet
11 11 (1.03%) VoIP
12 10 (0.94%) BGP
12 10 (0.94%) Wireless
12 10 (0.94%) Network Security
13 9 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (0.85%) Intranet
13 9 (0.85%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (0.66%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (0.66%) Oracle Database
4 6 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.38%) QlikView
5 4 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (0.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.19%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.19%) Big Data
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.19%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (0.47%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (0.47%) Selenium
2 4 (0.38%) StarTeam
3 3 (0.28%) JIRA
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.094%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.094%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.094%) CaliberRM
4 1 (0.094%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.094%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.094%) UltraEdit
4 1 (0.094%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.094%) Oracle Forms
General
1 291 (27.32%) Finance
2 154 (14.46%) Telecoms
3 47 (4.41%) Retail
4 33 (3.10%) Publishing
5 26 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 26 (2.44%) Banking
6 22 (2.07%) Marketing
7 21 (1.97%) Billing
8 20 (1.88%) Automotive
9 14 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.03%) Legal
11 10 (0.94%) Electronics
12 9 (0.85%) Advertising
13 7 (0.66%) Back Office
14 4 (0.38%) Aerospace
14 4 (0.38%) German Language
15 3 (0.28%) Local Government
15 3 (0.28%) Law
15 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
16 2 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 568 (53.33%) Project Manager
2 135 (12.68%) Analyst
3 76 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 54 (5.07%) Programme Manager
5 52 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
6 49 (4.60%) Technical Manager
7 43 (4.04%) Infrastructure Manager
8 42 (3.94%) Coordinator
9 40 (3.76%) Senior Manager
9 40 (3.76%) Delivery Manager
9 40 (3.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 39 (3.66%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 37 (3.47%) Senior Project Manager
12 32 (3.00%) Technical Project Manager
13 29 (2.72%) Agile Project Manager
14 27 (2.54%) Consultant
15 25 (2.35%) Service Manager
16 24 (2.25%) Project Coordinator
17 23 (2.16%) Project Planner
17 23 (2.16%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (0.85%) .NET
2 8 (0.75%) Middleware
3 3 (0.28%) J2EE
3 3 (0.28%) Application Packaging
3 3 (0.28%) HTML
4 2 (0.19%) XML
4 2 (0.19%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.19%) CSS
4 2 (0.19%) SOAP
5 1 (0.094%) Struts
5 1 (0.094%) Web Services
5 1 (0.094%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.094%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.094%) Ajax
5 1 (0.094%) Java EE
5 1 (0.094%) jQuery
5 1 (0.094%) Mason
5 1 (0.094%) OC4J
5 1 (0.094%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.094%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 89 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (7.70%) PMI
3 30 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 28 (2.63%) NHS
5 15 (1.41%) Smart Meter
6 13 (1.22%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.13%) E-Learning
8 9 (0.85%) CMDB
8 9 (0.85%) User Experience
9 8 (0.75%) Computer Science
10 7 (0.66%) DTV
11 6 (0.56%) Life Science
11 6 (0.56%) FMCG
12 5 (0.47%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.47%) IPTV
13 4 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
13 4 (0.38%) Credit Risk
13 4 (0.38%) New Media
14 3 (0.28%) Telematics
14 3 (0.28%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 65 (6.10%) Windows
2 26 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 26 (2.44%) Linux
3 13 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
4 11 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (1.03%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.38%) UNIX
8 2 (0.19%) Android
8 2 (0.19%) AIX
8 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.094%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.094%) NetWare
9 1 (0.094%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.094%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.094%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 590 (55.40%) Project Management
2 249 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 236 (22.16%) ITIL
4 200 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (11.17%) Change Management
6 98 (9.20%) Risk Management
7 93 (8.73%) Programme Management
8 78 (7.32%) Project Planning
9 73 (6.85%) Migration
10 71 (6.67%) PRINCE
11 70 (6.57%) Service Delivery
12 62 (5.82%) Change Control
13 58 (5.45%) Waterfall
14 56 (5.26%) Scrum
15 51 (4.79%) CRM
16 48 (4.51%) Business Analysis
17 46 (4.32%) Supplier Management
18 45 (4.23%) Service Management
19 37 (3.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 34 (3.19%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 35 (3.29%) SQL
2 26 (2.44%) C
3 4 (0.38%) Java
4 3 (0.28%) C#
4 3 (0.28%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.19%) PHP
6 1 (0.094%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.094%) COBOL
6 1 (0.094%) VB
6 1 (0.094%) VBA
6 1 (0.094%) Uniface
6 1 (0.094%) Ruby
6 1 (0.094%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 191 (17.93%) PMI Certification
2 165 (15.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 141 (13.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 136 (12.77%) Security Cleared
5 123 (11.55%) PMP
6 111 (10.42%) SC Cleared
7 76 (7.14%) Degree
8 40 (3.76%) CISSP
9 37 (3.47%) CISM
10 34 (3.19%) APMP
11 33 (3.10%) CRISC
12 30 (2.82%) DV Cleared
13 23 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
14 22 (2.07%) ISEB
15 12 (1.13%) HND
16 11 (1.03%) HNC
16 11 (1.03%) ISTQB
17 7 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
17 7 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
18 6 (0.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.32%) QA
2 41 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 29 (2.72%) PCI DSS
4 25 (2.35%) SLA
5 9 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.66%) P3O
7 4 (0.38%) GAMP
8 3 (0.28%) ISO 9001
8 3 (0.28%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.19%) GMP
9 2 (0.19%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.19%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.094%) COBIT
10 1 (0.094%) GxP
10 1 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 29 (2.72%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.47%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.47%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.19%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 2 (0.19%) XenApp
5 1 (0.094%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.094%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.094%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (1.03%) SCCM
3 10 (0.94%) OVSD
4 9 (0.85%) FortiGate
5 4 (0.38%) HP UCMDB
5 4 (0.38%) WMI
6 3 (0.28%) Netcool
7 2 (0.19%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.094%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.094%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.094%) OpenView
8 1 (0.094%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.094%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 166 (15.59%) Microsoft
2 53 (4.98%) SAP
3 47 (4.41%) Oracle
4 40 (3.76%) Cisco
5 25 (2.35%) VMware
6 24 (2.25%) CheckPoint
7 22 (2.07%) HP
8 17 (1.60%) Citrix
9 11 (1.03%) Red Hat
9 11 (1.03%) F5
10 9 (0.85%) Business Objects
11 5 (0.47%) EMC
11 5 (0.47%) NetApp
11 5 (0.47%) Ericsson
11 5 (0.47%) Amdocs
12 4 (0.38%) Remedy
12 4 (0.38%) Primavera
12 4 (0.38%) Kaspersky
13 3 (0.28%) Huawei
13 3 (0.28%) Borland
Chertsey
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum FIXED TERM CONTRACT
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £425 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
People Source
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
Real Staffing
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Milton Keynes
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Maidstone
Pearson Whiffin
Rate: £220 - £280 per day
Posted: 15 days ago